The poetry home repair manual : practical advice for beginning poets / Ted Kooser.
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- ISBN: 0803227698 (alk. paper)
- ISBN: 9780803227699 (alk. paper)
- Physical Description: xii, 163 pages ; 23 cm
- Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 
- Copyright: ©2005
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages -163).
|Formatted Contents Note:||
A Poet's Job Description -- Writing for Others -- First Impressions -- Don't Worry about the Rules -- Rhyming, Ham Cubes, Prose Poems -- Writing about Feelings -- Can You Read Your Poem through Your Poem? -- Writing from Memory -- Working with Detail -- Controlling Effects through Careful Choices -- Fine-Tuning Metaphors and Similes -- Relax and Wait.
Provides tools and insights, the instructions that poets - aspiring or practicing - can use to hone their craft, perhaps into art. This title presents the critical relationship between poet and reader, which is fundamental to what the author believes is poetry's ultimate purpose: to reach other people and touch their hearts.
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